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Career tips from world's leading bosses

By Eoghan Macguire, for CNN
March 18, 2014 -- Updated 1057 GMT (1857 HKT)
Making use of Mattermap,CNN's Route to the Top has collated top advice from LinkedIn's Influencers series, bringing together the sage wisdom of leading CEOs and entrepreneurs.

Editor's note: CNN's Route to the Top brings the latest news to give you an edge in the job market. We'll speak to industry and management experts and business school academics, providing the latest advice on how to advance your career.

London (CNN) -- What can the world's leading bosses teach you about leadership?

Over the course of the last 18 months, LinkedIn's Influencers program has sought to discover just that with a series of op-eds and articles from CEOs, entrepreneurs and inspirational business figures such as Richard Branson and Michael Bloomberg as well as some lesser known executives.

Making use of the Mattermap digital spider diagram format, we decided to collate some of the most interesting and popular Influencers advice.

Click on the interactive to zoom in and out and click on each individual bubble to view the full article the quote was taken from.

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